Grilled Egg Cheese Sandwich

BBQ Spiced Grilled Egg and Cheese Sandwich

  • Author: Julia // A Cedar Spoon
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes
  • Yield: 1 1x
  • Category: Sandwich, Lunch


BBQ Spiced Grilled Egg and Cheese Sandwich is a quick and easy toasted sandwich using your favorite BBQ rub that is mixed with two eggs then fried, fresh basil, and cheddar cheese. This sandwich offers protein making this a go-to sandwich on the weekend after a morning of yard work, riding bikes or mowing the lawn.



  • 2 eggs
  • 1 Tablespoon BBQ rub {your choice}
  • 2 slices of cheddar cheese {or cheese of your choice}
  • 23 leaves of fresh basil, washed and stems trimmed
  • 2 slices of bread
  • Butter {enough to spread on one side of each piece of bread}


  1. In a small mixing bowl mix together the eggs and the 1 Tablespoon of BBQ rub. Heat up a skillet over medium heat and fry the eggs. Once cooked, set the eggs aside.
  2. Butter one side of each slice of bread and set aside. In the same skillet put one slice of the bread with the butter side down on the skillet to cook. Put the egg, cheese and basil on the bread and close it with the other slice of bread {butter face up}.
  3. Once one side is toasted flip it over to toast the other side.
  4. Serve warm.

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